Institute for Mental Health Advocacy

Co-Chairs
Margaret Halter, PhD, PMHCNS
Christine Tebaldi, MS, PMHNP-BC

Steering Committee
Carolyn Baird, DNP, MBA, RN-BC, CARN-AP, ICCDPD
Pamela Bajari, MNA, BSN, RN
Kathryn Brotzge, ARNP
Jeanne Clement, EdD, APRN, BC, FAAN
E. Colleen Conklin, MS, RN
Emily Donelson, RN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Matthew Lindquist, MSN, RN, PMHNP, BC
Justin McClanahan, BSN, RN
Kathy McClelland, RN, MBA, DHA
Kathleen McCoy, DNSc, APRN-BC, FAANP
Mary Ann Nihart, APRN, BC
Rivy Oseni, RN
Donna Rolin-Kenny, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Maria Romana, PMHNP-BC
Julie Ryder, APRN-PMH, BC
Amanda Schuh (Krohn), MS, RN
Joyce Shea, DNSc, APRN, BC
George Peraza-Smith DNP, APRN, GNP-BC, NP-C, CNE
Elizabeth Wechsler, RN,CNS,PMH,BC

Advisory Panel
Diane Allen, MN, RN-BC, NEA-BC
Jennifer  Allran, RN, MSN, PMHCNS/NP-BC
Lisa Auditore, RN, Associates
Romnee Auerbach, ANP, PMHNP-BC
Mariela Badum, RN, BSN
Morningdove Bain, MSN, RN, PHN, FCN
Vanessa Barlow, MBA, BSN, R.N.
Elaine Bawden, RN, CNS, BSN, MSN, PhD
Davena Beal, RN-BC, PMH
Lora Beebe, PhD, PMHNP-BC
Emily Bell, RN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Patricia Bezek, BSN, RN
Jenna Birdsell, CNS, CNP
Kaye Blasingame, RN, BC, MSN
Mary Bollinger, RN, BS, MSED
Karen Bone
Jennifer Bowman
Arleen Briggs, MSN, RN-BC
Debra Brodersen, RN, MSN-MHA
Cynthia Bullard, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Allison Burfield, RN, MSN, PhD
Margaret Bushey, MS, APN, NP
Alice Carter, BSN, RN
Rebecca Casarez, PhD, RN
Lisa Casler, PMHNP-BC, NPP
Angela Chesser, PhD, RN, CNS-BC
Jeanne Clement, EdD, APRN, PMHCNS- BC, FAAN
Judith Collins, RN, BSN, MA
Lois Corwin, MS, ARNP, BC
Maureen Craigmile, RN-BC, MSN 
Susan Crowder, RN, BSN
Patricia Cubilette, PMHNP-BC
Patricia Cunningham, APRN-BC
Theresa Damien, PMHNP-BC, RN
Katherine Darling, DNP, PMHNP/FNP-C, APRN
Shirlee Davidson, RN, MSN
Hershaw Davis, Jr., MSN, RN
Laura Dayton, RN
Diane Decarolis, RN
Joanne Dedowicz
Kathleen Delaney, PhD, PMH-NP, RN
Jacob Deney, RN, BSN
Sattaria Dilks, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC
John Dool, RN, MSN
Mary Jane Ebias
Jill Ebright, RN
Erin Ellington, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC
Linda Evinger, RN, MSN, WHNP
Roberta Feldhausen, PMHCNS, BC
Elizabeth Fife, RN, MSN, CNS, CPN
Joyce Fjelland, PhD, RN, CNS
Loraine Fleming, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Jennifer Flock, BSN
Mary Gagne, MSN PMHCNS,BC
Eileen Galit, RN, BSN
Kristyn Gall, PMHCNS-BC, NP
Lucille Gambardella, PhD, APN-BC, CNE, ANEF
Diane Gardner, EdD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Deanna Golden, RN, MSN/MBA
Teresita Gonzales
Beth Good, DNP, RN, CNS-BC, CARN
Jolie Gordon-Browar, MSN, RN-BC, PMH
Patricia Graham, MSN, PMHCNS, BC
Tamera Graziano,  MSN, CNL-BC, PMHNP
Sonya Green, MSN, RN
Anne Greenwalt, RN
Elaine Greggo, PMHCNS, BC
Stephanie Grey, RN, FCN
Jillian Hagerich, BSN, RN-BC
Margaret Halter, PhD, APRN
Jane Harmon, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CNS-BC
Crystal Hartis, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC
Diane Hickman, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Barbara Hinds, BS, RNC
William Jacobowitz, MSN, MPH, EdD
Susan Jacobson, PMHNP, CNS
Celeste Johnson, DNP, APRN, PMH CNS
Lisabeth Johnston, PhD, APRN
Ruth Jordan, RN, MS, MBA, NE, BC
Helen Karpilovsky, BSN, RN, MSN
Sharon Katz, RN, FPMH-NP, PMH-CNS, BC
Cathleen Kealey, BSN, PMH-RN-BC
Florence Keane, DNSc, MBA, PMHNP, ANP-C
Ann Keeley, RN, MN, CNS/PMH, LMFT
Sandra Kelley, NP, MSN, ARNP
Kristen Kichefski, RN
Sun Kim, PhD, APRN-BC
Amy Kirsch, MSN, RN
Deborah Klaszky, MSN APN-C
Kathleen Kregor, BSN, RN-BC
Leida Lamas-Sheldon, BSN, RN
Mary Lamont, RN, BSN, BC
Dee Langford, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Suzanne Lee, DNP, APRN-PMH-BC, CARN-AP
Andrea Lerma, MSN, RNCS
Linda Lewin, PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Matthew Lindquist, MSN, RN, PMHNP, BC
Judy Linn, BS, BSN, MS
Melanie Lint, MSN, CNS, CARN-AP
Pamela List, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC
Thomas Liverseed, RN-BSN
Scott Logan, MM, BSN, RN
Marilyn Lynch-Goddard, MSN, BSN, RN
Linda Mabey, DNP, CNS, BC
Carol Marchetti, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, SANE
Alla Maria, RN
Tara Mariolis, RN
Margherite Matteis, PhD, PMHCNS-BC
Britta Mazanet, RN, BSN
Kathleen McCoy, DNSc, APRN-BC, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP
Becky McDaniel, RN
Mary Meiselman, CNS, NP
Sally Melcher-McKeagney, RN, BC
Janet Memoli, RN
Greg Mercer, BA, MSN
Wanda Monroe, ARNP
Esther Mugomba-Bird, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Ann Murphy Harris, MSN, PMHNP-C
Marlene Nadler-Moodie, MSN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Duane Napier, MSN, RN
Pamela Nelson, PhD, PMH, CNS, RN
Joseph Nemeth
Mary Ann Nihart, MA, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, PMHNP-BC
Patricia Nisbet, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Allen Novak, MSN, APRN, Rx, PMHCNS-BC
Jill Nusbaum, RN, PhD, CS
Deborah Oestreicher, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Leslie Oleck, MSN, PMHCNS-BC, LMFT
Catherine Osborn O'Reilly, RN
Namita Patel, RN, APRN, CNS
Sudha Patel, BSN, MN, MA, DSN, RN
George Peraza-Smith, DNP, APRN, GNP-BC, NP-C, CNE
Bethany Phoenix, PhD, RN, CNS
Charmaine Platon
Michael Polacek, MSN, BSed, RN
Cindy Potts, RN, BSN, BC
Eartha Pugh-Harris, RN-BC
Rita Ray-Mihm, DNP, RN, CNS
R. John Repique, MS, RN, NEA-BC
Michael Rice, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN
Donna Riemer, RN-PMHN
Elizabeth Riley
Charlene Roberson, RN, BC, Med
Michelle Roberson, AD, BS, RN
William Robertson, MSN, ANCC PMHN
George Roets, RN, MS
Maria Romana, PMHNP-BC
Carla Rosler, PMH, CNS, BC
Linda Rossow, RN, BC
Georgina Rotzler, RN MSN PMHNP CASAC-t
Julie Ryder, PMHNP, BC
M. Joyce Sasse, DNP, APRN, PMHNP, CNS
Karen Schepp, PhD, APRN, BC
Mary Schmeltz Weaver, RN, BSN, CLNC
Amanda Schuh, PhDc, RN, PMHNP-BC
Ashley Scroggins, BSN, RN
Bonita Shaw, RN, BSN,BC
Joyce Shea, DNSc, APRN, BC
Dawn Sims, RN-BC, ADN, BSN, MSN
Ronnie Sims, BSN
Julia Smith
Shirley Smoyak, Professor II, RN, PhD, FAAN
Lori Solon, PMHCNS-BC
Janet Stagg, MS, RN, PMHCNS
Susan Steffel, MSN, BS, RN-BC
Gail Stern, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Linda Stone, PhD, BNC, APNP
Diane Stradling
Joan Strenio, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Mary Sturdy-Martin, RN
Lourdes Sumilang, BSN, RN, BC, MSNEd
Kimberly Sutter, MSN, RN
Michelle Tavares, BN, RN
Tina Taylor, MN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Christine Tebaldi, MS, PMHNP-BC
Burton Thelander, PMHCNS, BC
Janet Thelen, MSN
Miriam Thornton, MSN, RN
Marlene Tocher, PMHNP-BC
Claire Trauth, NCSP, RN-BC
Shiori Usami, CNS
Barbara Valerius, RN, MSN
Judith Van Cleef, MS, RN-BC, CARN
Debra Van Dyke, MA, BSEd, BSN RN
Kelly Voll, ADN, RN
Lisa von Braun, RN, MSN, MEd CNL
Wendy Waddell, PhD(c), MSN, RN
Carol Wahlstrom, RN, MS, LCPC
Naomi Walker, RN
Kimberly Walker-Daniels, RN, MSN, BSN, RN-BC (Gero), RN-BC (M-S), CMSRN, WCC
E. Monica Ward-Murray, EdD
Nanette Watson, DNP, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC
Babette Wieland, MSN, BSN
Judith Anne Zdziera, MSHA, RN, C
Rose Marie Zmyslinski, MSN, APRN, PMHCNS, PMHNP



 

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